Thursday, November 13, 2008

Try `the closest book' meme

Grab the nearest book.

Open it to page 56.

Find the fifth sentence.

Post the text of the sentence along with these instructions. Don’t dig for your favorite book, the cool book, or the intellectual one: pick the closest.

Here's mine:

She turned, in the dim lamplight, and I perceived that she was untying the lacings of her skirt.

Ooh la la. Very steamy. Can't wait to start March, by Geraldine Brooks.


Ed. Tritschler said...

She moaned and Johnny knew the baby was on the way.
Pretty steamy for "a Tree Grows In Brooklyn.IThe book was on top of the computer.

Kathryn said...

I had no idea that line was in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

Becky Hill said...

It wasn't nearly as easy to dance with Charlie.

Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer (the last book in the Twilight series)